Professional Qualifications of Best Golf Course Designer – J. Michael Poellot

JMP-HomePhotoIn 2013, Mr. Poellot is among the top golf course designers & was elected a “Fellow” of the American Society of Golf Course Architects for his dedicated service to his profession and his outstanding contributions to the game of golf.

A past member of the Board of Governors of the ASGCA and formerly Vice President of the Robert Trent Jones Group, Mr. Poellot, owner of golf course design company & one of the best golf course designers has been responsible for the golf course designs and supervision of over 200 projects in the United States, Mexico, Central & South America and many countries throughout Asia.

  • Professional Organizations

    American Society of Golf Course Architects

  • Education

    1967 Graduate Studies in Turf Management
    Clemson University

    1966 Bachelor of Science in Landscape
    Iowa State University

    1962 Undergraduate Work in Biological
    Wesleyan College

  • Professional Experience

    2001-Present J. Michael Poellot Golf
    Designs, LLC – President

    1980-2001 J. Michael Poellot Golf Design
    Group / JMP Golf Design Group
    Golf Course Architect

    1972-1980 Robert Trent Jones II Group
    Vice President
    Golf Course Architect

    1978-1980 Pacific Planners International Director & Vice President
    Golf Course Architect

    1970-1972 United States Army Intelligence Thailand

    1968-1970 United States Army
    Engineers-Ft. Belvoir, VA